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Surah Baqara (The Heifer) (#2)

 43. And be steadfast in prayer;

practice regular charity; and

bow down your heads with those who bow down (in worship).

 83. And remember We took a Covenant from the children of Israel (to this effect):

- worship none but Allah;

- treat with kindness your parents and kindred, and orphans and those in need;

- speak fair to the people; be steadfast in prayer;

- and practice regular charity.

Then did ye turn back, except a few among you, and ye backslide (even now).

 110. And be steadfast in prayer and regular in charity:

and whatever good ye send forth for your souls before you, ye shall find it with Allah; for Allah

sees well all that ye do.

 177. It is not righteousness that ye turn your faces toward East or West; but it is righteousness

- to believe in Allah and the Last Day,

- and the Angels, and the Book, and the Messengers;

- to spend of your substance, out of love for Him,

- for your kin,

- for orphans,

- for the needy,

- for the wayfarer,

- for those who ask, and

- for the ransom of slaves;

- to be steadfast in prayer, and practice regular charity;

- to fulfil the contracts which ye have made;

- and to be firm and patient, in pain (or suffering) and adversity, and throughout all periods of


Such are the people of truth, the Allah-fearing.

 277. Those who believe, and do deeds of righteousness, and establish regular prayers and

regular charity, will have their reward with their Lord: on them shall be no fear, nor shall they


 Surah Nisa (The Women) (#4)

 77. Hast thou not turned thy vision to those who were told to hold back their hands (from fight) but establish regular prayers and spend in regular charity?

When (at length) the order for fighting was issued to them, behold! a section of them feared

men as, or even more than, they should have feared Allah: they say:

"Our Lord! why hast Thou ordered us to fight?

Wouldst Thou not grant us respite to our (natural) term, near (enough)?"

Say: "Short is the enjoyment of this world: the Hereafter is the best for those who do right: never will ye be dealt with unjustly in the very least!

 162. But those among them who are well-grounded in knowledge, and the believers, believe in

what hath been revealed to thee; and (especially) those who establish regular prayer and

practice regular charity and believe in Allah and in the Last Day: to them shall We soon give a

great reward.

 Surah Maida (The Table Spread) (#5)

 12. Allah did aforetime take a Covenant from the Children of Israel, and We appointed twelve

captains among them, and Allah said:

"I am with you: if

- ye (but) establish regular prayers,

- practice regular charity,

- believe in My apostles, honor and assist them and

- loan to Allah a beautiful loan,

verily I will wipe out from you your evils, and admit you to gardens with rivers flowing beneath;

but if any of you, after this, resisteth faith, he hath truly wandered from the path of rectitude."

 Surah Araf (The Heights) (#7)

 156. "And ordain for us that which is good, in this life and in the hereafter:

for we have turned unto Thee."

He said:

"With My punishment I visit whom I will; but My mercy extendeth to all things.

That (Mercy) I shall ordain for those

- who do right,

- and practice regular charity,

- and those who believe in Our signs;

 Surah Tauba (Repentance) (#9)

 5. But when the forbidden months are past, then fight and slay the pagans wherever ye find

them and seize them, beleaguer them and lie in wait for them in every stratagem (of war);

but if they repent, and establish regular prayers and practice regular charity, then open the

way for them:for Allah is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful

 11. But (even so), if they repent, establish regular prayers, and practice regular charity, they are your brethren in faith:

(thus) do We explain signs in detail, for those who understand

 18. The mosques of Allah shall be visited and maintained by such as

- believe in Allah and the Last Day,

- establish regular prayers,

- and practice regular charity,

- and fear none (at all) except Allah.

It is they who are expected to be on true guidance.

 71. The believers, men and women, are protectors, one of another:

- they enjoin what is just, and forbid what is evil:

- they observe regular prayers,

- practice regular charity,

- and obey Allah and His Messenger.

On them will Allah pour His mercy: for Allah is Exalted in power, Wise.

 Surah Anbiyya (The Prophets) (#21)

 73. And We made them leaders, guiding (men) by Our Command, and We sent them inspiration

- to do good deeds,

- to establish regular prayers, and

- to practice regular charity;

and they constantly served Us (and Us only).

 Surah Hajj (The Pilgrimage) (#22)

41. (They are) those who, if We establish them in the land,

- establish regular prayer

- and give regular charity,

- enjoin the right and forbid wrong:

with Allah rests the end (and decision) of (all) affairs.

 78. And strive in His cause as ye ought to strive, (with sincerity and under discipline):

He has chosen you, and has imposed no difficulties on you in religion;

it is the cult of your father Abraham.

It is He Who has named you Muslims, both before and in this (Revelation);

that the Messenger may be a witness for you, and ye be witnesses for mankind!

So establish regular Prayer, give regular Charity,

and hold fast to Allah! He is your Protector --

the Best to protect and the Best to help!

 Surah Nur (The Light} (#24)

 37. By men whom neither traffic nor merchandise can divert from the Remembrance of Allah, nor from regular Prayer, nor from the practice of regular Charity:

their (only) fear is for the Day when hearts and eyes will be transformed (in a world wholly


 56. So establish regular Prayer and give regular Charity: and obey the Messenger; that ye may

receive mercy.

 Surah Namal (The Ants) (#27)

 3. Those who establish regular prayers and give in regular charity,

and also have (full) assurance of the Hereafter.

 Surah Ahrab (The Confederates) (#33)

 33. - And stay quietly in your houses,

- and make not a dazzling display, like that of the former Times of Ignorance;

- and establish regular Prayer and give regular Charity;

- and obey Allah and His Messenger.

And Allah only wishes to remove all abomination from you, ye Members of the Family, and to

make you pure and spotless.

 Surah Fussilat (Expounded) (#41)

 6. Say thou:"I am but a man like you:

it is revealed to me by inspiration, that your Allah is One Allah: so stand true to Him, and ask

for His forgiveness."

And woe to those who join gods with Allah --

7. Those who practice not Regular Charity, and who even deny the Hereafter.

 Surah Mujadila (The Woman Who Pleads) (#58)

 13. Is it that ye are afraid of spending sums in charity before your private consultation (with him)?

If, then ye do not so, and Allah forgives you, then (at least) establish regular prayer; practice

regular charity; and obey Allah and His Messenger:

and Allah is well-acquainted will all that ye do.

 Surah Muzzammil (Folded in Garments) (#73)

20. The Lord doth know that thou standest forth (to prayer) nigh two-thirds of the night, or half the night, or a third of the night, and so doth a party of those with thee.

But Allah doth appoint Night and Day in due measure.

He knoweth that ye are unable to keep count thereof. So He hath turned to you (in mercy):

read ye therefore, of the Qur'án as much as may be easy for you.

He knoweth that there may be (some) among you in ill-health; others travelling through the

land, seeking of Allah's bounty; yet others fighting in Allah's Cause.

Read ye, therefore, as much of the Qur'án as may be easy (for you);

and establish regular Prayer and give regular Charity;

and loan to Allah a Beautiful Loan.

And whatever good ye send forth for your souls, Ye shall find it in Allah's presence -- yea,

better and greater, in Reward.

And seek ye the Grace of Allah: for Allah is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.

 Surah Bayyinah (The Clear Evidence) (#98)

 5. And they have been commanded no more than this:

- to worship Allah,

- offering Him sincere devotion,

- being True (in faith);

- to establish regular Prayer;

- and to practice regular Charity;

and that is the Religion Right and Straight